Future engineering work

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See details of routes affected by planned engineering works, including when they take effect, maps of the affected area, alternative timetables, advice for alternative travel and real-time updates.

Amended service between Swindon and Gloucester on Saturday 15 and Sunday 16 August

Start date
15/08/2020  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Trains between London Paddington and Gloucester / Cheltenham Spa, and also between Swindon and Gloucester

TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway

Engineering work is taking place between Kemble and Cheltenham Spa, closing all lines.

On Saturday, buses will replace trains between Kemble and Gloucester.

On Sunday, buses will replace trains between Swindon and Gloucester.

A few buses will be extended to call at Cheltenham Spa.

Some High Speed services between London Paddington and Gloucester / Cheltenham Spa will be diverted via Bristol Parkway.

Customers may travel via Bristol Parkway to help with journeys.

Check before you travel:

These changes are not currently shown in the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner, please check back nearer to the time of travel.

Replacement Bus Travel Advice:

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